NATIONAL N-DIPLOMA: CIVIL ENGINEERING

Civil Engineering is one of the first and oldest engineering disciplines as it deals with the constructed environment including planning, designing, and overseeing construction and maintenance of building structures, and facilities, such as roads, railroads, airports, bridges, harbors, channels, dams, irrigation projects, etc. Civil Engineers bring building projects to life. A Civil Engineer is creative, innovative and responsible to design structures that meet the needs of their company’s clients / people with the intention of making life more comfortable and convenient. Pax College offers a recognised and sort after qualification in Civil Engineering which is designed to offer employment opportunities for its graduates.

ENTRY REQUIREMENT

Matric/Grade 12 or equivalent or NQF Level 4 Certificate or NC(V) Level 4 Certificate.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES:

Civil Engineering
Structural Engineering
Construction Manager
Building Administrator
Storm Water Control Officer

COURSE  STRUCTURE:

N4

N5

N6

Mathematics

Mathematics

Mathematics

Engineering Science

Engineering Physics

Engineering Physics

Building Administration

Building Administration

Building Administration

Building & Structural Construction

Building & Structural Construction

Building & Structural Construction

Quantity Surveying

Quantity Surveying

Quantity Surveying

COURSE  STRUCTURE:

N4
Mathematics
Engineering Science
Building Administration
Quantity Surveying
Building & Structural Construction

N5
Mathematics
Engineering Science
Building Administration
Quantity Surveying
Building & Structural Construction

N6
Mathematics
Engineering Science
Building Administration
Quantity Surveying
Building & Structural Construction

DURATION

Each Level consists of 4/5 months theoretical training. It will take the student 15-18 months to complete the theoretical training for the N4/5/6 on a full time basis. Thereafter the student must complete 24 months relevant experiential/practical training to qualify for the National N Diploma in Civil Engineering

 

COURSE FEATURES

QUALIFYING/
REGULATORY BODIES:

Department of Higher Education and Training and QCTO

NQF LEVEL / CREDITS:

NQF level 6 360 credits (includes the 15-18 months theoretical N4/5/6 certificates plus 24 months relevant experiential training).